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Demographics

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Total Population

8,742

Median Household Income

81,001

Total Visible Minorities

220

Median Age

36.0

What is the Population of Coaldale, AB?

At present, Coaldale, AB has a population of 8,215 people. Overall, the population of Coaldale, AB is growing at a rate of 2.45% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its populations grew by 722 people, an average growth rate of 1.93% per year from 2011 to 2016.

What is the Median Age of Coaldale, AB?

Coaldale, AB has a median age of 36 years old.

Age

The largest population of Coaldale, AB is the age group between 0 and 4 years old, and the least populated age group is between 80 and 84 years old. 61.25% of the population are in the working age group between 15 to 64 years old, while 37.84% make up the younger population which will be a part of labour force in less than 2 decades.

Gender

Overall, there is no significant difference between the numbers of men and women. The 5 to 9 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 65 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 0 to 4 years old, comprising 8.28 per cent of the population.

Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 59.64 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Coaldale, AB as married couples usually bring in larger incomes, higher net worth and gains on average. They also help boost the community's liveliness and labour force, as they are most likely to bear children and create the best economic conditions for them. Furthermore, this group also spends more compared to most of their counterparts.

Aboriginal Identification

The largest aboriginal population are that of the Metis, making up 52.38 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 105 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the First Nations. persons with Registered or Treaty Indian status but are not First Nations, Métis or Inuit follows with 14.29% of the total Aboriginal population in Coaldale, AB.

Household Income

With a population at 8,215 people, most inhabitants at Coaldale, AB are above the low income cut-off, or the income a person must earn to be considered to be part of the low income group. However, majority are also below the 2016 median income of $81,001 per year.

Knowledge Of Official Language

Majority of the population speaks English only, making up 97.35 per cent of the population.

Median Household Income

In Coaldale, AB, the median household income is $81,001 per year. The median household income in Coaldale, AB is greater than the national household median income in 2015.

Period Of Immigration

The largest influx of immigrants to Canada was pre-1981, where 370 people surveyed called Canada their new home.

Visible Minority

The largest visible minority population are that of the Japanese, making up 31.82 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the Chinese, making up 35 people.Following Chinese is Latin American that is 13.64 per cent of the visible minority population.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

4,285

Employment
Rate

66.0%

Participation
Rate

69.8%

Unemployment
Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Overall, the unemployment rate in Coaldale, AB is growing at a rate of 0.11% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate in Coaldale, AB is growing at a rate of 0.11% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates grew by 3.8%, an average growth rate of 0.76% per year from 2011 to 2016. An increase in participation rate means that higher proportions of people residing in Coaldale, AB are involved in the labour force and contributing to the community's economy.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate in Coaldale, AB is growing at a rate of 0.03% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its employment rates grew by 4.3%, an average growth rate of 0.86% per year from 2011 to 2016. A growing employment rate reflects positive economic conditions in the community, , and implies that people looking for a job are getting matched to an employer.

Taxation

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Federal General
Corporate Tax

15

Federal Small
Business Corporate

9

Federal M&P
Corporate Tax

15

Federal Investment
Corporate Tax

15

Quality of Life

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Average Yearly
Rainfall(mm)

263

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

112

Highest Temperature
(Celsius)

34

Lowest Temperature
(Celsius)

-39

Average Rainfall

Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of June when it rains an average of 82 mm. This is 29.62% of the annual rain experienced in Coaldale, AB. The month of May is also rainy with an average rainfall of 45.1 mm. Following May is July, when 42.6 mm is the average rainfall.

Average Snowfall

Wrap up in layers in the month of March when snow builds up tp an average of 22.5 centimetres. This is 20.02% of the annual snowfall experienced in Coaldale, AB. The month of November is also snowy with an average snowfall of 16.7 cm. Following November is Janurary, when 15.4 cm is the average snowfall.

Average Temperature

It is coldest in Coaldale, AB in January when temperature drops to -12.1 °C and warmest in the month of July when it hits 26.1 °C. It will be a good idea to always check temperatures and the weather around August when temperatures are more fickle that it changed by 16.5 °C in the same month in 2016. Temperatures are most stable in Coaldale, AB in the month of November.

Real Estate

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Number of
Renters

520

Number of
Home Owners

2,490

Most Popular
Dwelling Size

4 or More Bedrooms

Least Popular
Dwelling Size

1 Bedroom or Less

Construction Period

30.4 per cent, which is majority of homes in Coaldale, AB, were constructed between 1961 to 1980. Building and home construction was also brisk before 1960, where 445 homes were built. In between 2006 to 2011, 440 of homes were built too.

Dwellings By Bedroom

48.33%, which is majority of homes in Coaldale, AB, have 4 or more bedrooms. Homes with three bedrooms are also very popular, with 955 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are two bedrooms representing 15.5 per cent of dwellings.

Transportation

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Most Used
Transportation

Vehicle Driver

Busiest Time
On Roads

7:00AM - 7:59AM

Residents Who
Work Locally

815

Vehicle Drivers

89.97%

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Coaldale, AB leave their homes from 7:00am to 7:59am, saying that it's enough time to get to work. The second most popular time to head to work, with 22.12% of respondents, is from 6:00am to 6:59am. However, 670 of commuters still prefer to leave from 8:00am to 8:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 3,365 respondents in Coaldale, AB, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 4.68% of respondents say that they prefer driving alone in a private car, truck, or van. The third most popular means of transportation is walking with 130 commuters preferring it.

Education

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Dominant Level
of Education

High School

Most Popular
Field of Study

Engineering

Most Popular
Educational Destination

Canada

Least Popular
Field of Study

Visual Arts

Education

Most people in Coaldale, AB have have completed a high school education. With 1,910 people, it is what most people in Coaldale, AB completed. Coming in second, 25.57% of inhabitants say they have not completed any certificate. The third largest group are people who have completed an apprenticeship, with 820 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Engineering & related fields with 830 people practicing it in Coaldale, AB. Business, Management & Public Administration is another popular field of expertise, as 18.56% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Health & related fields, with 510 people responding that it is their line of work. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) is expected to be a growing industry, however, Department of Finance confirms that Canada is lagging behind other Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries in terms of STEM graduates. Coaldale, AB has 955 people or 31.94% of workers in STEM industries.

Location Of Study

Majority of the population, which is around 91.81% of residents received their schooling from Canada. Another country where most residents received their schooling is United States, making up 105 people. At 3.51 per cent, those who received their education from another country not listed here is the third largest group.

Utilities

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Companies

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Largest Industry
by Business Count

Agriculture

Smallest Industry
by Business Count

Utilities

Most Popular
Business Size

1-4 Employees

Least Popular
Business Size

100-199 Employees